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The Great Lake Escape

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Front deck-amazing lake view. Fully shaded by dinner time.

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Last updated: 02/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

French Lick cottage description

Welcome to our 'Great Lake Escape'. This four season home offers exceptional panoramic views from most areas inside as well as outside on it's wrap around deck and expansive 450 ft of lake shore. 'Escape' today's fast-paced lifestyle or if you seek adventure, you can boat, ski, hunt, hike, fish, explore caves/and or casinos. The lakescape offers family friendly lake frontage that kids and adults are sure to enjoy. There's over an acre of yard, spacious wrap around decks and triple docks, allowing ample opportunities for outdoor fun. Location on a near point lot and idle zone of the lake keeps both street and lake traffic at a minimum. While there are many local attractions and nearby recreational opportunities to enjoy, guests comment most about amazing views of soaring bald eagles, blue herons, deer and wild turkeys; the relaxing sound of the horses hoofs clopping as they pull an amish buggy across the causeway, the brilliance of the stars at night, and most of all---the perfect peace and indescribable quiet. From fishing to swimming to evening campfires, this is a place you will want to escape to time and time again.

NOTE: We have just purchased this property, which has been a vacation rental since 2011. Because the purchase was so recent, we have not had time to accumulate reviews yet. However, reviews of the property under the previous ownership are available, from us, upon request and they will give you information about what others enjoyed regarding the property, the area and the local attractions, as well as the cleanliness and condition of the property. The rental will be continuing just as it was before the change of ownership---same furnishings, same prices, same amenities, same housekeeping staff and same standard of excellence in cleanliness and service.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 25 yrs of age or older to sign rental agreement....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Lots of yard space between the lake house and the water for safety....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed on deck if butts discarded in containers provided....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 14-20

  • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single

    This is a sleeping alcove--no door, no closet....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

    full size, twin bunk & trundle bed--sleeps total of 4...moreless

  • Bedrooms 1, 2, and 3 sleep 2 each. Bedroom 4 sleeps 4. Bedroom 5 is an Alcove (no door), sleeps 2. Daybed with trundle in the upstairs sitting room sleeps 2. There is also a roll-away bed downstairs that sleeps 1 in case someone can't climb the stairs. There is ample room for 'bring your own' air mattresses....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Located downstairs ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Located upstairs. Includes a childs toilet seat....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 11 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 4 traveler reviews
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$275
$1,400

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $120 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 7%

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking.


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Last updated: 02/25/2015
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Location

  • Stoll's Lakeview Restaurant

    "Located Lakeside. Nice view and wonderful buffet. Amish recipes. Serves Breakfast, Lunch, ..."

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  • French Lick Resort Casino

    "You might WIN!!!! Enjoy the excitement of this famous, historic Casino then return to the pe..."

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  • West Boggs Park

    "Boating, Swimming, Camping, RV Rental, Hiking. Seniors will enjoy using the golf carts on t..."

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  • Paoli Peaks

    "Ski, Snowboard and Tube."

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  • Holiday World & Splashin' Safari

    "Rated #1 water park in the Nation. Wild rides, Christmas Shops, Christmas Collectibles, San..."

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  • Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial

    "Abraham Lincoln spent 14 yrs of his childhood here. Visit the Memorial, the Living Historic..."

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  • Squire Boone Caverns

    "Squire Boone and his brother, Daniel discovered these caverns and later Squire hid there to ..."

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  • Bluespring Caverns Park

    "Take the Myst'ry Voyage and experience the natural wonders of Blue Spring Caverns. View Ind..."

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  • Bobe's Pizza Express

    "Located approximately 16 miles from the Lake House. The place was packed when I visited it,..."

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Car: Necessary

Other attractions include:

Squire Boone Caverns.

Lincoln's Boyhood Home National Memorial.

Blue Spring Caverns.

Holiday Splashin Safari and Santa Claus Land

Bobe's Pizza in Washington, IN

Train Excursion at French Lick which can include a mystery dinner, a Cowboy /Robbery, or the Polar Express. Train also available from Jasper.

Zip Line and Mega Balling at Lark Valley Ranch in Shoals, IN.

Tours of Amish Country and shops.

Schnitzelbank Restaurant in Jasper, IN---a little bit of Germany in Southern Indiana. They cater the Ride & Dine Excursion on the 'Spirit of Jasper' Train ride.

Golfing---There's a course at West Boggs Park, one in Washington or Montgomery and one in Santa Claus, IN.

 

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Photos

  • Front deck-amazing lake view.  Fully shaded by dinner time.

    Front deck-amazing lake view. Fully shaded by dinner time.

  • Wrap-around deck.  Perfect for relaxing, dining or entertaining.

    Wrap-around deck. Perfect for relaxing, dining or entertaining.

  • Sunny side deck.  Enjoy tanning till sundown!!!

    Sunny side deck. Enjoy tanning till sundown!!!

  • Bedroom 1-queen size.

    Bedroom 1-queen size.

  • Bedroom 3-queen size

    Bedroom 3-queen size

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Upstairs sitting area.

    Upstairs sitting area.

  • The docks.

    The docks.

  • Sleeping Alcove-daybed and 2 twin size beds.

    Sleeping Alcove-daybed and 2 twin size beds.

  • Bedroom 2-queen size

    Bedroom 2-queen size

  • Bedroom 4-Full size, twin size, twin trundle bed.

    Bedroom 4-Full size, twin size, twin trundle bed.

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

$275 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2 nights
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  • Sleeps
    20
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Cottage
  • Reviews
    4
Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 2 days
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/25/2015
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